Tag: Agricultural Management Institute

Advanced Farm Management Program About Taking Action On Your Farm

An idea is only good if it works. I know that statement may fall under the category of “Duh”, but when it comes to putting theory into practice on your farm, it has to be tailor made for YOUR farm and how you run it. Someone can say, “you need to cut costs”, but only… Read more »

AMI Episode 3 – Cost of Production (COP) – Using COP to Your Business Advantage

Have you ever been to a farm meeting and there is a speaker talking about the cost of production?  Do you ever feel like they are speaking no different than the teacher in Charlie Brown? Farming is business and businesses need to know their cost of production.  Guessing your cost per acre is just not… Read more »

Farm Business E-Team Ep 1 – Post Mortem: A Review of Last Year’s Business

Farming is a unique business. It involves every aspect of business you can imagine from shovelling to marketing. It’s that diversity that can make successful farming a challenge. Many farmers may be good at one or two aspects of the buiness but not so good at the others. This can have devastating consequences if you’re trying… Read more »